• *FOUND* Police searching for missing Pana woman

    by  • June 24, 2013

    UPDATE: A 69-year-old Pana woman we reported last night as missing has been found. Viola Howell was last seen between 7 a.m. and noon Sunday at the Walgreens in Pana. No details have been released regarding her condition or the circumstances that led to her being reported as missing. Pana police are looking for...

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    Water service work scheduled in Salem

    by  • June 24, 2013

    On Tuesday, June 25 water service will be temporarily disconnected to all residence West of 2025 W. Main St. in Salem, for approximately three hours. This includes all of the Texas Camp area continuing west to Hoots Chapel Road. Work is intended to begin around 9 a.m. When water service is returned customers will...

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    Eight percent of Ill. workers made over $100K in 2012

    by  • June 24, 2013

    A published report indicates more than 6,200 Illinois state government workers took home compensation of more than $100,000 in 2012. Gatehouse Media Illinois newspapers reported this weekend that 8 percent of the state’s workforce topped $100,000 in compensation last year. That’s about 17 percent of a $4.5 billion payroll. The analysis looked at all...

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